School Administration
Principal: Julie Koerperich
Associate Principal : Mercedes Ramos

School Hours
Breakfast: 7:40 AM
School Starts: 8:25 AM
Lunch: 11:30 AM
Dismissal: 3:45 PM






Alta Brown Elementary School






Welcoming New Staff!

Alta Brown has several new staff members this year and would like to extend a warm welcome to all!











Skylert is an automatic messaging system that delivers important information including early dismissals and important information! Make sure phone numbers and email addresses are current and be the FIRST to know!







Our first PTO meeting will be held in the library September 11th, don't miss out on the great things planned for this month!

September Birthday Celebration

On September 18th, there will be special seating and a birthday cookie for those students who celebrate a birthday in September!


There will no school September 26th for all students, due to new teacher inservice.








Alta Brown Elementary Mission Statement:

We, at Alta Brown are dedicated to providing a positive, multicultural learning environment in which academic and social skills are developed in every student.


Important information and school work is sent home in our weekly THURSDAY folder. Stay connected and look for information about upcoming fundraisers!

The Six Pillars of CHARACTER SM



Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do • Have the courage to do the right thing • Build a good reputation • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends, and country



Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule • Be tolerant and accepting of differences • Use good manners, not bad language • Be considerate of the feelings of others • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone • Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements



Do what you are supposed to do • Plan ahead • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others



Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Don’t blame others carelessly • Treat all people fairly



Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need



Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer

Look for upcoming events on the GREEN highlighted days!




Academic Hours

8:25 - 3:45


Lunch Hours

K (Includes Ms. Dosch) - 11:25-11:50

1st (Includes Ms. Sarker) - 11:10-11:35

2nd (Includes Ms. Kaestner) - 11:40-12:05

3rd (Includes Mr. Perea) - 12:10-12:35

4th - 11:55-12:20

Office Hours


7:30 AM-4:30 PM

*Please call the office @ 805-7200 by 9 am that morning if you wish to eat lunch with your child. Adult lunches are $3.40.





Drop Off & Pick Up Procedures

Morning drop off

West side (Hudson St.) 7:40-8:25.

After 8:25, drop off students on north side main office (Pine St.) as students are considered tardy.

Afternoon pick up

Kinder, 3rd, 4th & Siblings go out west side (Hudson St.)

1st & 2nd go out south side (Laurel St.)

*After 4:00 pm, students who have not been picked up will be in the main office.






Holiday Events at AB!